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China’s infrastructure build-up near border with India in Ladakh ‘alarming’, says top US General

New Delhi, Jun 8 (PTI) A top US General on Wednesday said some of the defence infrastructure that is being created by China near its border with India in Ladakh…

Infrastructure in the Deep Peninsula for National Security and Self-reliance

A Swarajya report https://swarajyamag.com/infrastructure/vo-chidambaranar-port-to-expand-with-rs-7200-crore-project-to-compete-with-colombo-and-singapore-as-transhipment-hub  about VOC port in Thoothukkudi (Tuticorin), Tamil Nadu, and its plans to expand into a container trans-shipment port was interesting. It reminded me of a plan…

By Rajeev Srinivasan

BRO conducts final break through blast of Nechiphu Tunnel in Arunachal Pradesh

Border Road Organisation (BRO) conducted final “break through blast” to mark the successful completion of excavation work of the Nechiphu Tunnel, in Arunachal Pradesh on May 20, 2022. Director General…

People can reach Delhi from Srinagar in just 8 hrs in future: Gadkari

New Delhi, Apr 5 (PTI) Union Minister for Road, Transport and Highways Nitin Gadkari on Tuesday said people will be able to reach Delhi from Srinagar in just eight hours…

China willing to work with U.S. on Build Back Better World initiative

By Yew Lun Tian BEIJING (Reuters) -China is willing to work with the United States on a G7-led global infrastructure plan and welcomes Washington to join its Belt and Road…

Explainer-Why is a US infrastructure grant behind protests in Nepal?

By Gopal Sharma KATHMANDU (Reuters) - Nepal's parliament is set to begin debates on Thursday on an agreement for a $500 million grant from the United States, with a vote…

How can a gift come with an ultimatum?: China steps up attack on USD-500 million American aid to Nepal

Beijing, Feb 23 (PTI). China on Wednesday stepped up its attack on the USD-500 million infrastructure aid being offered by the US to Nepal, saying political strings should not be attached…

Ratification of MCC is Nepal’s sovereign decision says US as China fumes

Kathmandu, Feb 19 (PTI).  A day after China alleged that the US was pursuing "coercive diplomacy" in Nepal, the US embassy here said the USD 500 million infrastructure grants programme…

PM Gati Shakti National Master Plan(NMP)-22 Greenfield Expressways, 23 key infrastructure projects ,35 Multi-Modal Logistics(MMLPs) & other highway projects proposed for improving multi-modal connectivity

The Ministry of Road Transport and Highways (MORTH) has made significant progress under the “PM Gati Shakti National Master Plan (NMP)”, aimed at improving multi-modal connectivity and last mile connectivity…

Union Budget 2022-23 : Further impetus to Armed Forces modernisation & defence security Infrastructure development

The Union Budget for Financial Year 2022-23, presented by the Finance Minister on February 01,2022, has given further impetus to modernisation of Defence Services and Defence Security Infrastructure development, including…

Union Budget Lays Foundation and Steers Economy from India @75 TO India @100

“We are marking Azadi ka Amrit Mahotsav, and have entered into Amrit Kaal, the 25-year-long lead up to India @100” said the Union Finance and Corporate Affairs Minister Smt. Nirmala…

Union Budget 2022 : RBI to Issue Digital Rupee Starting 2022-23

Union Minister for Finance and Corporate Affairs, Smt. Nirmala Sitharaman proposed to introduce Digital Rupee, using blockchain and other technologies, to be issued by the Reserve Bank of India starting…